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by bcassedy
Fri Jan 10, 2020 8:09 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Bridge gauges
Replies: 10
Views: 761

Re: Bridge gauges

Look good!!!!

Bill
by bcassedy
Wed Jan 08, 2020 11:09 am
Forum: Cabin and Interior
Topic: exterior flooring suggestions needed
Replies: 16
Views: 876

Re: exterior flooring suggestions needed

Joel,

Good point....

... and since my nickname at home is "OverKill Bill" it would seem fitting... :D

Do you have any recommendations on epoxy product(s)?

Bill
by bcassedy
Wed Jan 08, 2020 8:28 am
Forum: Cabin and Interior
Topic: exterior flooring suggestions needed
Replies: 16
Views: 876

Re: exterior flooring suggestions needed

Scott, The Lonseal covering looks good, the spec sheets from the company website read well (tho there's no indication on cost. :? ) The combination of Lonseal's thickness (.08") + Menards Marine Grade 5/8" (nominal thickness: .563") = .643" which is very close to 5/8" (.625&...
by bcassedy
Mon Nov 25, 2019 5:32 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Saving info from site...
Replies: 1
Views: 1599

Saving info from site...

Guys, Based on what Dependo wrote on the 3rd page of the "Pulpit Restoration" posting, I thought I'd offer some information regarding saving information from this site. He mentioned (possibly tongue in cheek) that he'd printed off a ton of information from the site but it had become unwiel...
by bcassedy
Fri Nov 22, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: Boat and Hull
Topic: Pulpit Restoration
Replies: 22
Views: 14570

Re: Pulpit Restoration

Joel,

Well put!!
My request... Don't take your entry down. It speaks well of you and the vast majority of members.

Bill
by bcassedy
Thu Nov 07, 2019 9:21 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Not even sure how to ask about this...
Replies: 13
Views: 3900

Re: Not even sure how to ask about this...

As I understand it, Marinettes were originally designed as a river and/or lake boat. Given their light weight (compared to 'glass' boats) and deadrise (from being a semi displacement hull) they are a bit prone to rolling with wave action. However, there are many on the Great Lakes and that environme...
by bcassedy
Thu Nov 07, 2019 8:46 am
Forum: Boat and Hull
Topic: Bow seating
Replies: 2
Views: 1736

Re: Bow seating

Appears that this is something where there are different state regulations that govern riding in the bow area. But it seems there's a general train of thought / regulatory bent... - If there's a seat / seating area in the front of the boat that we originally created during the manufacturing process,...
by bcassedy
Sat Nov 02, 2019 9:15 am
Forum: Electrical and Electronics
Topic: master battery switch
Replies: 4
Views: 4294

Re: master battery switch

"... Those old coffee cans have long ago been dug up and used."

(sniff, sniff..) End of an era.....

Bill
by bcassedy
Wed Oct 16, 2019 9:23 am
Forum: Engines
Topic: Engine Drain Plugs
Replies: 9
Views: 9342

Re: Engine Drain Plugs

Ok folks, my winterization for engines... ... And please tell me if I've been lucky or this is an OK process..... ( raw water engines - with engines warm and OFF...) - pull drain plugs on engines (inboard side) and drain. Replace plugs. They're brass and haven't teflon coated since 2010. No leaks no...
by bcassedy
Tue Sep 24, 2019 8:23 am
Forum: Engines
Topic: Stumped - Fuel Delivery Issue
Replies: 13
Views: 11980

Re: Stumped - Fuel Delivery Issue

Just to eliminate ANY kind of obstruction issue I'd recommend: Prerequisite - if your system still has the Perko ceramic filter in place, this should be drained, cleaned out, & CAREFULLY filled with clean fuel and screwed back into place. 1. disconnect fuel line at tank (anti-siphon valve remain...

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